Slaven Bilic surprise team talk
Ahead of their match at Upton Park, West Ham manager Slaven Bilic surprised the West Ham amateur team with a motivational speech.
Ahead of their game against Watford, the 47-year-old Croatian coach surprised the amateur players and gave a wonderful team talk which was captured on video.
Slaven Bilic urged the players to smile and enjoy the game before offering each player a casual fist bump… because he’s so cool and relatable.
Watch the video below.
Slaven Bilic & West Ham so far
In Bilic’s first season in English football, the former West Ham player led the club into a surprise battle for 4th before eventually finishing the season in 7th.
West Ham will have Europa League football at their new stadium next season if Manchester United beat Crystal Palace in the FA Cup final on Saturday afternoon.
Following a poor relationship with Sam Allardyce, the West Ham faithful have quickly taken to Slaven Bilic’s expansive football and heart on sleeve style.